Houston 99, Minnesota 103

January 7, 2007

Regular Season

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: 17,059

Officials: Jason Phillips, Steve Javie, David Jones

Team Rebounds: Houston (11) Minnesota (11)

Technicals: Houston (0) Minnesota (0)

  1 2 3 4 OT Final
HOU (21-13) 21 19 22 26 11 99
MIN (17-15) 24 20 27 17 15 103

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
HOU 96 102.8 107.0
MIN 96 107.0 102.8

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
HOU .468 0.114 0.279 0.129
MIN .437 0.135 0.224 0.430

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
12 Rafer Alston Starter PG 30:54 4-17 1-4 0-0 -2.0 0.0 3 3 3 5 1 0 2 9
31 Shane Battier Starter SF 42:44 7-12 4-7 2-3 12.1 0.0 3 3 0 2 1 0 0 20
5 Juwan Howard Starter PF 38:04 7-14 0-0 5-6 12.0 2.0 3 5 3 5 1 0 0 19
3 Tracy McGrady Starter SG 39:47 12-29 2-6 5-10 10.5 2.0 4 6 4 2 1 1 5 31
55 Dikembe Mutombo Starter C 36:47 2-3 0-0 0-0 13.8 5.0 8 13 1 4 1 1 0 4
44 Chuck Hayes Bench PF 12:56 1-1 0-0 0-0 3.2 1.0 2 3 0 3 1 0 0 2
2 Luther Head Bench SF 29:24 3-10 1-8 0-0 1.5 1.0 4 5 1 2 1 0 3 7
15 John Lucas Bench PG 22:06 3-5 1-2 0-0 4.8 1.0 2 3 1 2 0 0 1 7
20 Steve Novak Bench PF 12:18 0-2 0-2 0-0 -0.5 0.0 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 0
  Team                   11         1  
        265 39-93 9-29 12-19 73.4 12 31 54 13 28 8 2 12 99
          41.9% 31.0% 63.2%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
30 Mark Blount Starter C 40:48 6-12 1-1 8-11 13.9 4.0 6 10 0 3 0 1 2 21
31 Ricky Davis Starter SF 43:38 6-12 4-6 0-0 11.2 1.0 3 4 2 0 1 0 2 16
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 45:08 11-24 0-0 4-4 19.2 2.0 11 13 5 3 1 1 3 26
23 Trenton Hassell Starter SG 40:21 5-10 0-0 4-4 10.8 3.0 3 6 0 3 2 0 0 14
13 Mike James Starter PG 34:45 3-12 0-3 6-7 13.4 0.0 6 6 10 1 0 0 1 12
4 Randy Foye Bench PG 18:15 0-1 0-0 6-8 4.0 1.0 3 4 1 1 1 0 3 6
55 Marko Jaric Bench SG 22:01 0-4 0-1 4-4 4.0 0.0 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 4
35 Mark Madsen Bench C 03:01 0-0 0-0 2-2 1.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 Justin Reed Bench PF 05:46 0-1 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
5 Craig Smith Bench PF 11:17 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 2 2 1 3 1 1 2 2
  Team                   11            
        265 32-79 5-11 34-40 98.2 11 38 60 21 16 7 3 13 103
          40.5% 45.5% 85.0%                    

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Rafer Alston
13.2p, 3.6r, 5a
Tracy McGrady
22p, 5.5r, 5.7a
Shane Battier
10.2p, 4.2r, 2.6a
Juwan Howard
7.7p, 6r, 1.2a
Dikembe Mutombo
2.4p, 5.1r, 0.2a
Rotation John Lucas
4.3p, 1.3r, 0.6a
 
 
Luther Head
10.9p, 3.6r, 2.5a
Chuck Hayes
4.8p, 6.8r, 0.5a
 
 
Rotation  
 
 
 
 
 
Steve Novak
1.5p, 0.9r, 0.2a
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Mike James
12p, 2.2r, 4.4a
Trenton Hassell
6.6p, 3r, 2.5a
Ricky Davis
15p, 3.6r, 4.4a
Kevin Garnett
22.4p, 12.4r, 4.3a
Mark Blount
13p, 6.2r, 0.6a
Rotation Randy Foye
8.4p, 2.1r, 2a
Marko Jaric
5.9p, 3.2r, 2a
 
 
Craig Smith
6.5p, 4.8r, 0.6a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
 
 
 
 
Justin Reed
1.7p, 1r, 0.1a
Mark Madsen
0.7p, 1.1r, 0.1a

Houston Rockets Leaders

MPG Shane Battier 37.7
FG% Chuck Hayes .554
3P% Luther Head .459
FT% Steve Novak 1.000
ORPG Chuck Hayes 2.7
DRPG Yao Ming 7.4
RPG Yao Ming 9.4
SPG Rafer Alston 1.5
APG Tracy McGrady 5.7
BPG Yao Ming 2.2
PPG Yao Ming 25.9

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Kevin Garnett 39.0
FG% Craig Smith .545
3P% Mark Blount .400
FT% Justin Reed .900
ORPG Kevin Garnett 2.5
DRPG Kevin Garnett 10.0
RPG Kevin Garnett 12.4
SPG Kevin Garnett 1.2
APG Mike James 4.4
BPG Kevin Garnett 1.8
PPG Kevin Garnett 22.4

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